|Athens, Greece, 11/29/1944 - United States. Army|
Extracted from U.S. Army film "Athens, Greece ; Surrender Of 50,000 German Soldiers, Beaugency, France, 11/29/1944" No National Archives description. National Archives Identifier: 17222 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
|The Marshall Plan At Work In Greece 1950 - United States. Department of State|
The Marshall Plan At Work In Greece 1950"On Marshall Plan aid to Greece. Shows an aerial view of the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. With the help of Marshall Plan funds and materials, Greeks repair the Corinth Canal, bridges, and locomotives; Greek peasants are given farming equipment; and Greek civilians clear rubble and rebuild ruined villages. Greek boys study in trade schools constructed with Marshall Plan aid...
Keywords: Marshall Plan; World War, 1939-1945; Reconstruction (1939-1951); World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece; World War II: Postwar Issues
|Rommel, Ribbentrop, And Others Visit The West Wall; German Paratroopers Capture Samos Islands, Dodecanese Islands|
U.S. Navy copy of a German newsreel film. National Archives description: "1) MS Von Ribbontrop & officers in room.2) GV-MS Rommel & staff pass on observation tour of "West Wall".3) GV-MS Tank obstacles/traps, guns, etc on Fr. coast.4) MS-SCU Rommel, Von Ribbontrop & others pass.5) GV Heavy R.R. gun moved from underground fortifications.6) GV-MS Germans wheel out large shells.7) GV-MS 12" gun loaded, trained, elevated.8) MS Formation Ger...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Germany. -- Armed Forces -- Parachute Troops; Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944; Ribbentrop, Joachim von, 1893-1946; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, German; World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece
|U.S. War Department Military Intelligence Film MID-2580 - United States. War Department|
National Archives description: "SUMMARY: THE DUCE AMONG OUR TROOPS IN AFRICA-- Piloting his own plane, the Duce crosses the Mediterranean and lands in an aiport in North Africa. After staying in Africa for 22 days, he flies to Athens. He is sen at ? Headquarters in Athens. He inspects troops in one of the parks. He visits the Acropolis. ROME-TOKYO-ROME FLIGHT-- Colonel Moscatelli returns to Italy after a flight to Tokyo, over enemy-held territory...
Keywords: WWII; Newsreel; World War II; Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece; World War, 1939-1945 -- Military Intelligence; Military Intelligence; Tripartite Pact; Giornale Luce; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Italian
|Airborne Invasion Of Greece, 1944 - United States. War Department|
1944 U.S. War Department Bureau of Public Relations film no. 771, Airborne Invasion Of Greece. National Archives description: "C-47 transport planes and gliders are loaded with heavy equipment at a British airfield in the Mediterranean area. British paratroops check their 'chutes, are inspected by officers, and board the transports. The planes take off towing the gliders. The paratroops jump and supplies are dropped over Greece...
Keywords: War Department: Bureau Of Public Relations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece; Parachute Troops; World War, 1939-1945; Gliders (Aeronautics); WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, British; World War II; Douglas DC-3 (Transport Plane); Airdrop; Operation Manna; Great Britain. -- Army -- 2nd Parachute Brigade